018 - Soldier Crabs

posted Jan 18, 2017, 8:34 PM by Marc Griffith   [ updated Jan 18, 2017, 8:38 PM ]

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Soldier Crabs. Mictyris platycheles.

Up close and personal with soldier crabs on the northern coast of Tasmania, Australia. We will look at what they eat, the mechanics of how they feed and how they dig themselves into the sand. Don't forget big screen and headphones!